Mercedes AMG expects to sells 45,000 cars in 2014 – plus 50 %

Mercedes AMG expects to sells 45,000 cars in 2014 – plus 50 %

High Performance on the uptrend: Mercedes-tuner AMG is selling more than 45,000 cars in 2014. "We have increased our sales by 50 percent in the first quarter," said AMG CEO Tobias Moers, to the automotive week. "I assume that this growth will continue throughout the year." Thus... more »

[06.05.2014]

MotorBusiness | Record U.S. Sales: Nissan sells 109,000 cars in July

MotorBusiness | Record U.S. Sales: Nissan sells 109,000 cars in July

Nissan set a new July record with U.S. sales of 109,041 deliveries, an increase of 10.9 percent over 98,341 units a year earlier. Nissan also set a new July record with 101,279 sales, up 16.8 percent and led by record July performances by Altima, Versa, Pathfinder and Rogue. Sales... more »

[02.08.2013]

MotorBusiness | Mazda to release Production and Sales Results for June 2013

MotorBusiness | Mazda to release Production and Sales Results for June 2013

Mazda Motor Corporation's production and sales results for June 2013 and for January through June 2013 are summarized below.   I. Production Breakdown Jun. 2013 Jan. - Jun. 2013 Units YoY Change (%) Units YoY Change (%) DOMESTIC PRODUCTION Passenger... more »

[27.07.2013]

BMW under Pressure: Price cuts in Premium Class

BMW under Pressure: Price cuts in Premium Class

The recession in southern Europe has dampened BMW’s dynamism and put pressure on prices. According to concern head Norbert Reithofer in an interview with a German newspaper, large cuts in prices were “not appropriate” in the premium automobile sector. But the competition... more »

[23.07.2013]

Big in India: Ford EcoSport Records 30,000 Bookings in Just 17 days

Big in India: Ford EcoSport Records 30,000 Bookings in Just 17 days

It seems Indian consumers have recognized the compelling value proposition the all-new Ford EcoSport offers them, resulting in the SUV attracting over 30,000 bookings in just 17 days of its launch. Having witnessed unprecedented enquiries and growing order bank for the Ford EcoSport,... more »

[19.07.2013]

MotorBusiness | Crisis Looming – Car Sales slumping further

MotorBusiness | Crisis Looming – Car Sales slumping further

The Center Automotive Research at the University of Duisburg-Essen has lowered its forecast for the worldwide automobile market. A new CAR survey indicates that world growth in the automobile sector is slower that had been forecast. For 2013, the CAR expects a growth of just... more »

[18.07.2013]

MotorBusiness | Ford sells 1 Millionth Vehicle in Russia

MotorBusiness | Ford sells 1 Millionth Vehicle in Russia

Ford Sollers announces today the one millionth Ford vehicle sold to a Russian customer since Ford re-entered the market in the mid-1990s – a Ford Focus. Ford Sollers, the joint venture equally-owned by Ford and Sollers in Russia, announces the one millionth Ford vehicle... more »

[01.07.2013]

Green Motor | Gartner Makes Super-confident Prediction Regarding Hybrids

Green Motor | Gartner Makes Super-confident Prediction Regarding Hybrids

These days it shouldn't even be argued whether there is a high demand for hybrids. It's just that obvious that there is. As more car buyers are looking toward hybrid vehicles to rescue them from their conventional gas powered vehicles. Now to go even further, it should come... more »

[15.05.2013]

Green Motor | Lexus sells half Million Hybrid cars worldwide

Green Motor | Lexus sells half Million Hybrid cars worldwide

Lexus becoming the pioneer in luxury hybrid cars: Since the introduction of the first Lexus model with hybrid drive in 2005, the brand has until end of November 2012 according to his own admission more than 506,000 vehicles sold by Lexus Hybrid Drive. Thanks to the positive... more »

[21.12.2012]